Posts Categorized: IT Pro/ Devops


Natural Evolution of Application Performance Management

In this post, I’d like to summarize my take on the changes that happened in the APM market and point out the differences between Systems Center Operations Manager, the old VSO version of Application Insights, and our new offering in Azure.

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Want to learn more about Cloud Foundry on Azure?

Last week during /build, we announced support for Open Source Cloud Foundry and are excited that Cloud Foundry was part of this announcement as we’ve heard that customers would like to use Azure for running or extending their Cloud Foundry deployments.

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Azure Automation: New Graphical and Textual Authoring Features

Azure Automation is releasing new Preview features. In this post, we introduce the new and upgraded authoring tools that allow you to create sophisticated runbooks either with a visual drag-drop-link-configure authoring model or with a PowerShell Workflow script authoring model.


Azure shines bright at Ignite!

Today at Ignite, Brad Anderson – CVP of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise division – laid out the key attributes of what makes for an intelligent cloud in today’s mobile-first cloud-first world.


Announcing Application Insights Public Preview

As you might heard, we are announcing Public Preview of Visual Studio Application Insights, which is an analytics solution for any app that brings together Application Performance Management and Usage Analytics.


Microsoft Azure Marketplace: new features and enhancements

A few weeks back, we announced the availability of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 and LCS Solutions in the Azure Marketplace. Within a single portal, you can discover, deploy, and manage Microsoft Dynamics on Azure.

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Azure peaks in the valley: New features and innovation

At the core of every Azure innovation, is our focus to solve for the needs of developers. Today at //build, we announced exciting updates to Azure which enable developers of all types with the flexibility to build cloud apps and services across multiple devices and platforms.